What a Weekend in Zurich!

So much to do in and around Zurich this weekend!

Here is a quick round up of things going on this Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September:

There is of course the Zurich Film Festival

Then there is the Opera House Open Day

The Freestyle.ch event at Landiwiese  – watch this video from last year to get a feel!

The Zuspa Shopping Fair in Oerlikon

The Procession of Cows down the mountain a little further afield in Flums

You can also get involved in Zurich Multi Mobile and even hire a video bike helmet and

make your own movie.

On Sunday there is the Slow Up from Meilen to Rapperswil and on to Schmerikon and if you cycle both directions you will have covered 56 km!

If the weather is off putting there is also the Local International Party at Holmes Place Jelmoli from 2pm – midnight. CHF 20 entry which includes 2 drinks and canapés .

Lots to do and let’s hope you can fit at least some of it  in. Certainly not a weekend to get bored!

Video: Youtube: fafagfreestyle

Photo: Freestyle.ch

Freestyle.ch Next Weekend 22nd and 23rd September in Landiwiese, Zurich

Freestyle.ch is the largest freestyle sporting event in Europe and it takes place in Zurich next weekend from the 22nd – 23rd September. There will be top international stars performing daring tricks on their snowboards, freestyle skis, FMX bikes and skateboards and there will be plenty of action.

Lots of new products and equipment will also be available to purchase at event. It all takes place at Landiwiese and for more information please go to the Website. Tickets for the event can be purchased at the Tourist Office, at the main station in Zürich.

Photo: Zurich Tourismus

Hot Weekend in Zurich – Limmatschwimmen, Jazz, Theater Spektakel, Madonna….

What a weekend! With temperatures into the 30s it was certainly sunny and hot in Zurich. Even if you didn’t fancy sunbathing or swimming in a Badi there was plenty more to do.  Not only did the Limmatschwimmen take place this Saturday, but Madonna was playing in Letzigrund on Saturday evening, the Theater Spektakel has begun over in Landiwiese, the Jazz Festival in the Greifensee played on over Friday, Saturday and Sunday and the Musikfestwochen are in full flow in Winterthur.  Lots more events up and coming over the next few weeks so keep following!


Theater Spektakel in Zurich – 16th August – 2nd September


The Theater Spektakel has just started in Zurich and runs for 3 weeks till 2nd September. Lots of fun for all the family – concerts, music, dance, art. entertainment in all different forms, activities for children and lots more. It all takes place at Landiwiese and there is also a great array of wonderful food and drink to enjoy as well. For a full programme of all the events in English just click here.